Details For Cover ID# 28743

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Cover Type: USA domestic with stamp(s)
Entered by: dwsnow
Added on:Aug 1, 20
Edited on:Aug 1, 20
 
Postmark: Apr 29, 1886
Origin: Portland, Oregon, UNITED STATES
Destination: San Francisco, California, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

"Wells, Fargo & Co's. Express Apr 29 1886 Portland, Ore." violet oval handstamp, on 2c brown on amber postal entire (U278) with printed Wells, Fargo frank, to street address ("upstairs") in San Francisco, with manuscript directive "Steamer".

Portland office marking is Leutzinger type 16-13, but unlisted variety with two curved lines between date and town.

On back is purple oval arrival marking "Wells, Fargo & Co. San Francisco May 3 1886".

Owner's ID: 2323
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
Stamps:Stamp images are from reference catalog. Click image to view at larger resolution.